Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski Dominica

Portsmouth, Dominica

Assistant Director of Finance – (in English)

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The overall scope of this role is to be able to perform all duties assigned by the Controller and to

be able to carry out the function so the Controller during his/her absence.

To safeguard the financial integrity and stability of the hotel and minimize any exposure to

potential risks. To assist the Controller in the administration of all financial aspects and ensure

all local and corporate policies and procedures are followed.

The job of Assistant Financial Controller is executed satisfactorily when:

  • Daily accounting tasks are performed and all reports are prepared and distributed on time.

  • Accounting staff is motivated and fully trained in all their duties and responsibilities.

  • All legal and corporate requirements and regulations are met.

  • Books are closed monthly in a timely and accurate manner.

  • Tax calculation and reporting is accurate and on time.

Eligible for a working permit in country of hire

College education or equivalent experience. Associates or bachelors degree preferred

  • 5+ years in an accounting management position

  • 2+ years as assistant financial controller

  • Ability to work and communicate in a multinational environment:

  • Local language – excellent oral and written skills

  • English – excellent oral and written skills

  • Additional language - beneficial

  • Ability to handle high volume with attention to detail

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • An ability to establish and retain effective working relationships with hotel staff and clients/vendors

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

  • Applies a professional, confidential and ethical approach at all times

  • Works in a safe, prudent and organized manner

  • Computer literacy adapted to the field of training:

  • Ability to operate computer and office equipment

  • Proficiency in Excel and Word

  • Experience in respective accounting software is a plus

  • Knowledge of the generally accepted accounting principles, PCI DSS and local regulations

  • Experience in reporting, forecasting and budgeting

About Kempinski

Hoteliers since 1897, we have travelled the world in search of the most fascinating destinations without ever forgetting the finest traditions of our European heritage. We are dedicated to please, educated to entertain, and we never compromise on the European elegance of service. We pride ourselves on delivering a beautiful performance for each and every one of our guests. And for our employees, we provide a stage on which they can flourish and realise their full potential. Embrace an experience as individual as you are!